Town of Lamoine, Maine
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Lamoine Town Meeting Minutes
September 19, 2007
Town Clerk Jennifer Kovacs called the meeting to order at 7:00 PM. Approximately 38 voters were in attendance.
Chris Tadema-Wielandt was nominated and 2nd . There were no other nominations. A secret ballot cast 23 votes in favor of Mr. Tadema-Wielandt, with none in opposition. Mr. Tadema-Wielandt took oath of Moderator given by Jennifer Kovacs.
Description: Verizon's preliminary proposal is to install a tower on a 100' x 100' leased lot owned by the Town. This agreement will allow co-location and eliminate a current “dead spot” for wireless reception in the Town of Lamoine , and provide rental payments to the Town of Lamoine
It was moved and 2nd to pass the article as written. Brief discussion followed on why this site was chosen. Hancock Fenton asked if other companies will want to put up towers. The motion passed by majority on a hand vote
It was moved and 2nd to pass with the recommended amount. George Crawford asked what will be on the monument. Jo Cooper explained that the stone will say “Lamoine honors all who served their Country”. A brief discussion followed about handicap accessibility and parking issues. Jo Cooper answered as chair of Veterans Memorial Committee that Jay Fowler will donate the work for additional parking at the Town Office. The motion passed by an overwhelming majority on a hand vote. .
There being no further business, the meeting adjourned 7:28 PM on September 19, 2007.
Jennifer M. Kovacs, Town Clerk